The 14th annual “Bilişim 500” Award Ceremony took place in Istanbul on June 25. “Bilişim 500” is Turkey’s first and only publication sponsored by Interpromedya and is a qualified guide to Turkey’s Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry. The list includes companies whose primary business activities are associated with technology industry including; computer hardware, software, electronics, semiconductor, internet, telecom equipment, e-commerce and computer services. The ceremony brought the most powerful and dominating ICT companies and managers together. During the ceremony, the Top 500 ICT Companies of Turkey were announced.
Given Interpromedya’s 2013 results, we proudly announce that itelligence Turkey ranked as the no.2 ERP software company on the list on which SAP ranked as no.1 by sales revenue. To interpret, itelligence Turkey cemented its leader position among the other service providers in the domestic market.
Furthermore, itelligence Analytics’ ranking on the “Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence” category was eye-catching. On their first involvement to the “Bilişim 500” research, itelligence Analytics took no.6 on the list by its sales revenue. In fact, itelligence Analytics was the first company – having operations solely in SAP Data Warehousing and SAP BI- coming after SAP and left the other SAP partners behind on the list.
The CEO of itelligence Turkey, Savas Komban said: “Amongst our corporations global outstanding, we have been successfully protecting our leader position in the domestic market as well. Maintaining leadership required more dedicated and harder work, yet we are determined to keep going further on the way of being the no.1 service provider of SAP solutions in Turkey. As time goes by, we continue reaping benefits of our investments on technology and human capital. The result we derived from the 2013 research of “Bilişim 500” was a proof our success. We’d like to take this as an opportunity to thank all our colleagues and customers having part in our success. We are fully motivated for the future keepcreating value for our stakeholders.
Turkish software market has grown by %15 in 2013
By 2013, Turkish ICT market reached 26 Billion Euro in value. Turkish IT market size within this frame has reached 7.5 Billion Euro and relatively the software market size has reached 2 Billion Euro in value by 2013. For fiscal year 2013, itelligence Turkey reported totalling 15 Million Euro net revenue to the comission.
While the Turkish software market has grown by 15%, the growth rate itelligence Turkey and itelligence Analytics were 35% from the year-earlier period. In other words, itelligence Turkey’s business has grown faster than the Turkish software market and now itelligence Turkey has jumped up to the spot no.80 on the list of the Top 500 ICT Companies of Turkey.
— by Gökçe Çiçek Elçi, Sales Support & Marketing Specialist ,-